I've ordered a pattern for a cardigan for my baby niece because it looked really lovely and I wanted to have a go. I haven't received the pattern yet, but in case it doesn't have very good instructions can anyone tell me what the basics of Ridge Stitch are and if it's difficult? I'm not a beginner knitter, but I wouldn't class myself as expert either and I'm sure it's the first time I've heard of Ridge Stitch.
If you get stuck on this one I will try to dig out a book I have on knitting 'pattern' stitches.
Long time since I followed a pattern, from memory I think it may simply be made up of stocking stitch and garter stitch. Not sure what they are called in other countries (I am from the UK)- I mean a pattern that is made of just knit and purl rows.
I'm from the UK as well and I thought I was familiar with most of the North American terms for the different stitches and patterns, but this is one I can't recall at all.
Many thanks for your offer of help will take you up on that if I need the help.
Search Google/Bing or go to this video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISXJdCwV … re=related
That's a very nice video. Clear, easy to understand, nice close-up. And the stitch looks really simple to do.
Many thanks for the link will certainly have a look at this.
The video looks really good,it is nice to be able to pause and replay the stitch method until you can see how it is worked.Great idea.
by Helen Murphy Howell 7 years ago
Techniques to stop knitting work rolling up?Do hubbers have their own or a general tip on how to stop some types of yarn fron rolling up?
by sandra rinck 9 years ago
Ok, I bought a ball of yarn three years ago with the intentions of knitting. Three years later, I still cannot figure it out.My mom and my friends and everyone I seem to know can knit even my friggin boyfriend. WTF!Someone, tell me the seceret. So far I think my malfuction is...
by Helen Murphy Howell 5 years ago
Hi,Does anyone know where I could download a knitting pattern - free or bought - for a hand...knitted draft excluder/door stop? Many thanks in advance for your help.
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|